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TitleCivetta, Taylor & Kirby's critical care / edited by A. Joseph Layon, Andrea Gabrielli, Mihae Yu, Kenneth E. Wood
ImprintPhiladelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2018]
Edition Fifth edition
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"Covering every problem encountered in today's intensive care unit, this leading critical care textbook presents the knowledge and expertise of more than 350 global experts in this fast-changing field. Beginning with the social aspects of medicine, it then discusses monitoring and organ system pathobiology followed by specific diseases states/syndromes. Each chapter begins with immediate concerns and proceeds to broader-based discussions of relevant pathophysiologic and clinical issues. KEY FEATURES: Features new chapters on Critical Care Implications in Acute Care Surgery, The Obstetric Patient, and Brain Death and Management of the Potential Organ Donor; all chapters thoroughly revised including up-to-date discussions of what happens after the patient leaves the ICU. Covers surgical critical care more thoroughly than any other text. Includes expert coverage of pharmacology, nutrition, toxicology and the environment, disaster management, point-of-care testing, bedside ultrasound, surgical infections, and much more. Presents information in a reader-friendly manner, streamlining the print text to focus on the material most important for bedside care in the ICU. Expertly edited by leaders in every area of critical care: Dr. Mihae Yu (surgery), Dr. A. Joseph Layon (internal medicine), and Drs. Layon and Andrea Gabrielli (anesthesiology), who are joined in this edition by Dr. Kenneth Wood (internal medicine). Your book purchase includes a complimentary download of the enhanced eBook for iOS, Android, PC & Mac. Take advantage of these practical features that will improve your eBook experience: The ability to download the eBook on multiple devices at one time -- providing a seamless reading experience online or offline. Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that allow you to search within this book, or across your entire library of VitalSource eBooks Multiple viewing options that enable you to scale images and text to any size without losing page clarity as well as responsive design. The ability to highlight text and add notes with one click"--Provided by publisher


Section 1 -- Introduction and General Concepts Chapter 1 -- Policy, Politics, and the Intensive Care Unit Chapter 2 -- Life and Death in the ICU: Ethical Considerations Chapter 3 -- Understanding Reactions of Patients and Families and Sharing Difficult News Chapter 4 -- Judicial Involvement in End-of-Life Decisions and Informed Consent Chapter 5 -- Collaborative Care: Physician and Nursing Interactions and the Foundation of a Successful Unit Chapter 6 -- Clinical Decision-Making Chapter 7 -- How to Read a Medical Journal and Understand Basic Statistics Chapter 8 -- Quality Assurance, Safety, Outcomes, and External Compliance Chapter 9 -- The Virtual ICU and Telemedicine: Computers, Electronics, and Data Management Chapter 10 -- Protecting the Health Care Practitioner Chapter 11 -- Transferring Critically Ill Patients Chapter 12 -- Post-ICU Syndrome and the Post-ICU Clinic Section 2 -- Physiology of Critical Illness Chapter 13 -- Central Nervous System Physiology in Critical Illness Chapter 14 -- Lung Structure and Function Chapter 15 -- Cardiovascular Physiology Chapter 16 -- Renal Physiology and Its Systemic Impact Chapter 17 -- Gastrointestinal Physiology Chapter 18 -- Allergy and Immunology Section 3 -- Monitoring Chapter 19 -- Invasive Pressure Monitoring: General Principles Chapter 20 -- Noninvasive Cardiovascular Monitoring Chapter 21 -- Hemodynamic Monitoring: Arterial and Pulmonary Artery Catheters Chapter 22 -- Monitoring Tissue Perfusion and Oxygenation Chapter 23 -- Pulse Oximetry, Plethysmography, Capnography, and Respiratory Monitoring Chapter 24 -- Venous Oximetry Chapter 25 -- Echocardiography Chapter 26 -- Temperature Monitoring Chapter 27 -- Blood Volume Measurement Chapter 28 -- Neurologic Monitoring Chapter 29 -- Radiographic Imaging and Bedside Ultrasound Chapter 30 -- Neuroimaging Chapter 31 -- Point-of-Care Testing Section 4 -- Techniques, Procedures, and Treatments Chapter 32 -- Clean and Aseptic Techniques at the Bedside Chapter 33 -- Vascular Cannulation Chapter 34 -- Temporary Cardiac Pacemakers Chapter 35 -- Important Intensive Care Procedures Chapter 36 -- Interventional Radiology Chapter 37 -- Feeding Tube Placement Chapter 38 -- Flexible Bronchoscopy Chapter 39 -- Airway Management Chapter 40 -- Indications for and Management of Tracheostomy Chapter 41 -- Hyperbaric Oxygen and Critical Care Chapter 42 -- Anesthesia Section 5 -- Shock and Multisystem Failure Chapter 43 -- The Host Response to Injury and Critical Illness Chapter 44 -- Shock: General Chapter 45 -- Cardiogenic Shock Chapter 46 -- Sepsis and Septic Shock Chapter 47 -- Hemorrhagic Shock Chapter 48 -- Neurogenic Shock Chapter 49 -- Anaphylactic Shock Chapter 50 -- Splanchnic Flow and Resuscitation Chapter 51 -- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in the ICU Chapter 52 -- Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome Section 6 -- The Surgical Patient Chapter 53 -- Perioperative Pulmonary Function Testing and Consultation/Preoperative Evaluation of the High-Risk Surgical Patient Chapter 54 -- Anesthesia: Physiology and Postanesthesia Problems Chapter 55 -- Initial Management of the Critically Ill Trauma Patient Chapter 56 -- Surgical and Postsurgical Bleeding Chapter 57 -- Abdominal Trauma: Nonoperative Management and Postoperative Considerations Chapter 58 -- Evaluating the Acute Abdomen or Difficult Postoperative Abdomen Chapter 59 -- Critical Care Implications in Acute Care Surgery Chapter 60 -- Critical Care of Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery Patients Chapter 61 -- Critical Care of Thoracic Surgery Patients Chapter 62 -- Postoperative Management of Adult Cardiovascular Surgery Patients Chapter 63 -- Burn Injury: Thermal and Electrical Chapter 64 -- Vascular Surgery Chapter 65 -- Orthopedic Critical Care Chapter 66 -- Urologic Surgery and Trauma Chapter 67 -- Facial Trauma Chapter 68 -- Temperature-Related Injuries Chapter 69 -- The Morbidly Obese Patient in the Critical Care Unit Chapter 70 -- The Geriatric Patient Section 7 -- Organ Transplantation Chapter 71 -- Lung and Heart Transplantation Chapter 72 -- Liver Transplantation Chapter 73 -- Pancreatic Transplantation Chapter 74 -- Small Bowel Transplantation Chapter 75 -- Renal Transplantation Chapter 76 -- Critical Care Aspects of Stem Cell Transplantation Section 8 -- The Obstetric Gynecologic Patient Chapter 77 -- The Obstetric Patient Chapter 78 -- Cardiac Disease and Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy Chapter 79 -- Hemorrhagic and Liver Disorders of Pregnancy Chapter 80 -- Acute Abdomen and Trauma during Pregnancy Chapter 81 -- Fetal Monitoring Concerns Section 9 -- Infectious Disease Chapter 82 -- The Febrile Patient Chapter 83 -- Antibiotics in the Management of Serious Hospital-Acquired Infections Chapter 84 -- Surgical Infections Chapter 85 -- Skin Wounds and Musculoskeletal Infection Chapter 86 -- Neurologic Infections Chapter 87 -- Infections of the Head and Neck Chapter 88 -- Hospital-Acquired Infections Chapter 89 -- Fungal and Viral Infections Chapter 90 -- Infections in the Immunocompromised Host Chapter 91 -- Human Immunodeficiency Virus in the Intensive Care Unit Chapter 92 -- Unusual Infections Chapter 93 -- Emergent Pandemic Infections

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